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January holiday calendar: Traditional, weird & wacky holiday events in January

January Holiday Calendar:  Traditional, weird & wacky holiday events in January
January Holiday Calendar: Traditional, weird & wacky holiday events in JanuaryKaren Barefoot

While the biggest holiday season of the year has come and gone and a brand new year is here, there are plenty of holidays during the month of January. While holidays typically honor special people, important historical events, momentous occasions or worthwhile causes, other holidays in January celebrate the birth of a civil rights leader, a variety of products, animal-related holidays and delicious food and beverages. And like every other month in the year, January has many traditional, weird and wacky and downright unusual holidays, too.

So get out the calendar, handy dandy personal organizer or calendar app, and pencil in the following special occasions. That way, you will never miss a holiday again because every day of the year really is a holiday!

January "Roaming" Holidays

January Holiday Calendar

Happy January! Are you ready for some football?